Category Archives: Symbol

Who rode in on the starship uterus?

I did!! And I’m here to say hallelujah! So glad I made it! I came here to live my life and to experience things is my own particular and unique way. Yay! And to literally “go where no one has … Continue reading

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Mulabandha.

This post is a talk I gave as a presentation of my research project to my friends in the Level 2 Teacher Training at Yogaview. “Mula.” The meanings of this word include root, origin and mule. “Bandha” is often interpreted … Continue reading

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Pondering Pelvic Evolution

Humans and other primates are in principle quadrupeds, whose legs were stretched horizontally backward and then rotated by 90 degrees. Suddenly the weight of the inner organs lay no longer on the abdominal wall, but on the pelvis. In order … Continue reading

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The Yoga of Money and Things.

Just like it’s important to know where your feet are in yoga, it is also important to know where your money is and things are in your life. There was a time when I thought that I was learning specific … Continue reading

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Mulabandha Wants Breakfast!

You have to serve your mulabandha. Oh, mulabandha, what can I do for you today? I would like breakfast. So you get mulabandha breakfast. Now I would like you to write a letter…You don’t do mulabandha. Just like if you’re … Continue reading

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Rooting and Uprooting.

Ganesha is a Hindu deity, recognizable by the head of an elephant. According to Moola Bandha, The Master Key by Swami Buddhananda, “The deva, male aspect of mooladhara, is Ganesha.” Ganesha is known as the “remover of obstacles” and “lord … Continue reading

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Why Mula Stars are so Exciting and Scary

My discovery of Mula stars in Vedic astrology was so exciting because I had been thinking of mula like a root. A root digs in and explores the depths of darkness to find its nourishment, and a star emanates light. … Continue reading

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